First posted 20:58 – 27 May 2019
It’s believed to have caused damage to the reception area and porch.
Further information to follow.
Update 21:38 – 27 May 2019
The fire is out and damage has been limited to the canopy – all windows are in tact.
Update 21:38 – 28 May 2019
Three boys have been arrested following a fire at Saltergate Community School in Newby Crescent, Harrogate.
The fire was reported to the police at around 8.30pm on Monday 27 May 2019. Two boys aged 13 and 15 were arrested a short time later. They have been released under investigation while enquiries continue. A third boy aged 16, was arrested in the early hours of this morning (28 May), he remains in police custody at this time.
Anyone with any information who has not already come forward to the police is asked to call officers on 101 and ask for Harrogate Investigation Hub. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
Please quote incident number 12190095568 when passing on information.
Update 14:23 – 28 May 2019
The third boy who was arrested earlier today has been released while under investigation.